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“My condolences to Eric's loved ones. This is a loss of a great friend and work colleague. As legal counsel to FIT, I worked with Eric the last three...Read More »
1 of 10 | Posted by: Bob Weltner - Plymouth, MI

“I went to high school and college with Eric and we were even roommates at State for a while. Gone too soon is an understatement. I am so sorry to...Read More »
2 of 10 | Posted by: Danny Hooper - Friend

“I am so saddened by this news. I've known Eric for the last 3 years since I was one of his customers at FIT. Eric was a joy to work with and was...Read More »
3 of 10 | Posted by: Robin Bartlett - Chalfont, PA

“My prayers are with Eric's family. I am so sorry for your loss. ”
4 of 10 | Posted by: Joe Nichols - Ahoskie, NC

“I am so sorry for your loss...i was at Reynolds High School with thoughts and prayers are with the family...God Bless. ”
5 of 10 | Posted by: Nichole Bridges Jones - NC

“Eric was a great friend. We played Pop Warner football against each other growing up, and later joined the same fraternity at NC State. He was smart,...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: Andy Fansler - WS, NC

“I was so saddened to hear about Eric's passing. I was his 4th grade teacher at Speas School in W-S, NC. Even at age 9, it was obvious that he would ...Read More »
7 of 10 | Posted by: Elizabeth Goins

“My condolences to you and your family. Eric, was a beautiful person. We were roommates, members of the same fraternity, but more than anything else...Read More »
8 of 10 | Posted by: Andy Feldman - Raleigh, NC

“My sympathies go out to Eric's family. I am very sorry for your loss. Eric and I graduated from Reynolds together, and I will always remember him...Read More »
9 of 10 | Posted by: Deena Jones Kane - Greenville, SC

“Eric was a devoted husband, father and friend. He was one of the most talented and hardworking individuals I've ever known (the sky was the limit). ...Read More »
10 of 10 | Posted by: Darryl Black - Raleigh, NC

Eric Jan Patow, 45, passed away after a brief illness on February 4, 2013 at Duke University Hospital. Eric was born September 19, 1967 in Teaneck, New Jersey to Ludwig and Jeannette Patow. He was a graduate of North Carolina State University and employed with Freudenberg IT.

A celebration of Eric's life is planned for a later date.


Wife: Tracy Evans Patow

Step-Daughters: Saylor and Darby Ferguson of Raleigh

Parents: Ludwig and Jeannette Patow of Florida

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